Posts by 12 March 2017

The Grand Coup by E. P. C. Cotter

By ferlema • 12 March, 2017

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The only thing that distinguished a grand coup from its humbler brother, the coup, is that in the reducing play it is winners instead of losers that are ruffed.

Counting the hands

By Ana Roth • 12 March, 2017

“Counting the hands” that is, determining the distribution of a suit in all four hands, is one of the things in bridge play which the beginner finds difficult, and …

Counting hands to take the guesswork out of play

By Ana Roth • 12 March, 2017

EVERYONE knows that each player is dealt 13 cards, but how many players when playing a hand make an effort to keep this fact clearly in mind?

Kansas 2017: Thinking bridge III By Eddie Kantar

By Eddie Kantar • 12 March, 2017

East should make the following opening lead inferences: When dummy hits and the A-K of any side suit is not visible, assume …

Kansas 2017: March 11th

By Ana Roth • 12 March, 2017

Bill Gates, Sharon Osberg, Richard Friesner and Eric Robinson winners of the 0-10,000 Swiss Teams.